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Gem Beach Resort
Gem Beach Resort
Gem Beach Resort
Gem Beach Resort
Gem Beach Resort
Gem Beach Resort
Gem Beach Resort

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6.4

Good

474 reviews

474 reviews

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6.7

Good

Location rating score

Parking
Available
Popular landmarks
Tengku Tengah Zaharah Mosque 14.6 km
Muzium Negeri Terengganu 17.7 km
Pasar Payang 17.9 km
Crystal Mosque 17.9 km
Bukit Puteri 18.0 km
Kampung China (Chinatown) 18.0 km
Abidin Mosque 18.2 km
Mydin Mall 19.9 km
Pantai Batu Buruk 20.2 km
Nearby landmarks
Bank Simpanan Nasional @ Bukit Rakit 2.2 km
Hostel R 2.6 km
Academic A 2.8 km
Masjid Kampung Padang Nenas 4.5 km
Klinik Ikram 7.9 km
Masjid Kusza 8.1 km
Universiti Malaysia Terengganu 8.3 km
Kuala Terengganu Golf Course 10.0 km
Warisan Sari 10.4 km
Tok Jembal Beach 10.5 km

Gem Beach Resort

Lot 2135, Mukim Batu Rakit, Mengabang Lekar, Batu Rakit, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, 21020 - See map

Conveniently situated in the Batu Rakit part of Kuala Terengganu, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Crystal Mosque. Restaurant, fitness center and outdoor pool are among the special facilities that will enhance your stay with on-site convenience.

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Highlights

Airport transfer

Excellent view

Air conditioning

Balcony/terrace

Garden

Facilities

Airport transfer

Car park

Fitness center

Swimming pool [outdoor]

Restaurants

Wi-Fi in public areas

Beach

Smoke-free property

Your dates are popular among travelersUsers are booking a place in Kuala Terengganu every 4 minutes on Agoda.com
Value for money7.1
Distance to city center29 km
Location rating6.7
Nearest airportSultan Mahmud Airport (TGG)
Distance to airport12.1 km

Rooms available at Gem Beach Resort

Sea View Deluxe Room
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
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Sea View Rooms
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  • Room size: 10 m²/108 ft²
  • Partial sea view
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Room, Sea View (1 Double Bed or 1 Twin Bed)
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    Triple Room with Sea View (No Window)
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      Room Assigned on Arrival
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        Sea View Triple Room (1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed or 3 Twin Beds)
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          Frequently asked questions

          What time is check-in and check-out at Gem Beach Resort?

          Check-in is from 04:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee.

          How do I get to Gem Beach Resort?

          Gem Beach Resort is easy to access from the airport. In fact, you can even book your airport transfer in advance for greater peace of mind with the additional charge of 100 MYR. Just use the "Let us know what you need" section of the booking page to let the resort know you want a ride, and they will contact you via the Agoda messaging service. For those who wish to drive their own cars, Gem Beach Resort has a car park available for guests.

          Is breakfast offered at Gem Beach Resort?

          Adults can enjoy breakfast offered with an additional charge of 30 MYR if not included in the room rate. You may save on breakfast costs with Agoda by booking a room with breakfast, which is often included for less than buying it at the resort.

          What are my dining options at Gem Beach Resort?

          Gem Beach Resort features an on-site restaurant for your dining convenience.

          Can special events be hosted at Gem Beach Resort?

          Both indoor and outdoor venues are available to choose for your special gathering. Services for wireless internet, audio-visual equipment and music entertainment are offered to help your event go smoothly.

          Can business events be hosted at Gem Beach Resort?

          On-site venues and convenient event services make Gem Beach Resort an ideal choice for hosting events such as seminars, corporate events and meetings. The 2 venues can accommodate up to 40 people. An extensive range of facilities and services including projector or LED display, free Wi-Fi, meeting stationery and audio-visual equipment is available to help your business meeting or event a successful one.

          What is the smoking policy at Gem Beach Resort?

          Gem Beach Resort does not permit smoking in any of its rooms or indoor areas.

          What restaurants are nearby Gem Beach Resort?

          Restaurants including Warung Pok Nong, NR Seafood Village and Meena Restaurant are popular in Gem Beach Resort’s neighborhood which is known as Batu Rakit.

          What are popular attractions near Gem Beach Resort?

          Guests at Gem Beach Resort can easily visit Masjid Kampung Padang Nenas located in the Batu Rakit area.

          What popular natural sightseeing spots are close to Gem Beach Resort?

          Gem Beach Resort’s nearby natural sights include Hostel R and Academic A located in the same Batu Rakit area.

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          What people love about Gem Beach Resort

          • 7.6

            Very good

            "For those who want a space of calmness , this is the best choice!"

            Engku

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            June 11, 2022

          • 7.6

            Very good

            "Nice place, good view,"

            mohd

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            January 4, 2020

          • 8

            Very good

            "Surprisingly, the room was well kept & the pool was swimable."

            Noorulhudah

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            January 1, 2020

          Property ranking|Compared to 453 Kuala Terengganu properties
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          Room comfort score
          6.6/10
          Room size
          11 sqm.
          Couples review score
          6.8/10
          Value for money score
          7.1/10
          Better than
          94
          %
          of Kuala Terengganu properties
          Bigger than
          84
          %
          of Kuala Terengganu properties
          Better than
          77
          %
          of Kuala Terengganu properties
          Better than
          74
          %
          of Kuala Terengganu properties
          Overall rating:

          6.4

          Good
          474 reviews
          Cleanliness
          6.2
          Facilities
          5.9
          Location
          6.7
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          More about Gem Beach Resort

          More about Gem Beach Resort

          Gem Beach Resort

          Gem Beach Resort is a distinct addition to Kuala Terengganu and a smart choice for travelers. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, get the most out of your trip with a stay at Gem Beach Resort.
          At Gem Beach Resort, guests are bound to have a stress-free stay. Keep up with all your communications easily with the resort's free Wi-Fi. Getting from and back to the airport can be easily arranged with the resort's airport transfer services. Guests can enjoy convenient available parking right at the resort.
          For the comfort and health of all guests, smoking is not permitted anywhere within the resort.
          All rooms at Gem Beach Resort are designed for comfort. For your comfort, some rooms at the resort are equipped with air conditioning. Some rooms at Gem Beach Resort even come with extra design features such as a balcony or terrace. In-room entertainment amenities including the television is provided in some rooms.
          In some select rooms, you can find a coffee or tea maker and bottled water at your disposal.


          Dining and things to do

          A variety of convenient and tasty dining options are waiting for you at the resort, for whenever you get hungry.
          Apart from amenities and services, Gem Beach Resort goes the extra mile to make sure all guests make the most of their time. Be sure to spend some time exploring the beach, which is accessible directly from the resort. Spend some time relaxing at the resort's pool. Check out the resort's fitness facility to stay fit and firm on vacation.


          Around the property

          Don't miss out on all that Kuala Terengganu has to offer during your stay at Gem Beach Resort. Don't forget to stop by Kampung China (Chinatown) located 17.9 km away, where everyone who visits Kuala Terengganu wants to have their photo taken. Never forget your time in Kuala Terengganu with a special gift or trinket from Pasar Payang just 17.8 km away.


          Reasons to stay here

          Find some excellent dining options here, where past guests have rated onsite or nearby dining better than 95% of the city's other accommodations.
          Guests who stayed here really appreciated the room comfort, scoring it higher than 93% of accommodations in the city.

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          Amenities and facilities
          Review score
          Facilities

          5.9

          Most talked about facilities

          Swimming Pool

          16 mentions

          Beach

          14 mentions

          View

          5 mentions

          Housekeeping

          5 mentions

          Languages spoken

          • English
          • Malay

          Internet access

          • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
          • Wi-Fi in public areas

          Things to do, ways to relax

          • Fitness center
          • Garden
          • Swimming pool [outdoor]

          Dining, drinking, and snacking

          • Restaurants

          Services and conveniences

          • Elevator
          • Smoke-free property
          • Smoking area

          For the kids

          • Swimming pool [kids]

          Access

          • Pets allowed

          Getting around

          • Airport transfer
          • Car park [on-site]

          Available in all rooms

          • Air conditioning
          • Balcony/terrace
          • Free bottled water
          • Non-smoking
          • TV
          Location
          Lot 2135, Mukim Batu Rakit, Mengabang Lekar, Batu Rakit, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, 21020
          Good
          Location

          6.7

          Airports

          • Sultan Mahmud Airport (TGG)
            12.1 km
          • Redang Airport (RDN)
            34.5 km

          Hospital or clinic

          • Klinik Ikram
            7.9 km

          Cash withdrawal

          • ATM
            1.3 km
          What's nearby

          Popular landmarks

          • Tengku Tengah Zaharah Mosque
            14.6 km
          • Muzium Negeri Terengganu
            17.7 km
          • Pasar Payang
            17.9 km
          • Crystal Mosque
            17.9 km
          • Bukit Puteri
            18.0 km
          • Kampung China (Chinatown)
            18.0 km
          • Abidin Mosque
            18.2 km
          • Mydin Mall
            19.9 km
          • Pantai Batu Buruk
            20.2 km

          Nearby landmarks

          • Bank Simpanan Nasional @ Bukit Rakit
            2.2 km
          • Hostel R
            2.6 km
          • Academic A
            2.8 km
          • Masjid Kampung Padang Nenas
            4.5 km
          • Klinik Ikram
            7.9 km
          • Masjid Kusza
            8.1 km
          • Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
            8.3 km
          • Kuala Terengganu Golf Course
            10.0 km
          • Warisan Sari
            10.4 km
          • Tok Jembal Beach
            10.5 km
          Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
          Property policies
          Children and extra beds

          Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

          All children are welcome.

          Infant 0-2 year(s)
          Stay for free if using existing bedding.
          Baby cot/crib may be requested directly from the property.
          Children 3-11 year(s)
          Must use an extra bed
          If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
          Guests 12 years and older are considered as adults
          Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
          Others
          • Late check-out after 12:00 PM is subject to an additional charge of MYR 20 per hour and is subject to availability.
          • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
          Some helpful facts

          Check-in/Check-out

          • Check-in from16:00
          • Check-in until20:00
          • Check-out until12:00
          • Reception open until22:00

          Getting around

          • Airport transfer fee100 MYR
          • Distance from city center29 km

          Extras

          • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)30 MYR

          The property

          • Number of restaurants1
          • Number of rooms 78
          • Year property opened1997

          Reviews of Gem Beach Resort from real guests

          Provided by verified guests of Agoda
          Cleanliness6.2
          Facilities5.9
          Location6.7
          Room comfort and quality6.6
          Service6.3
          Value for money7.1
          High score for Kuala Terengganu
          Rating
          9+ Exceptional (23)
          8-9 Excellent (17)
          7-8 Very Good (52)
          6-7 Good (39)
          <6 Below Expectation (117)
          Time of the year
          Mar - May (53)
          Jun - Aug (62)
          Sep - Nov (65)
          Dec - Feb (68)
          All guests (474)
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          10.0
          Exceptional
          Mohd from Malaysia
          Family with young children
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 2 nights in December 2019

          Pleasant stay”

          Good for vacation. Nice, comfortable and roomy room. Our child loved the pool.

          Reviewed December 08, 2019

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          10.0
          Exceptional
          anis from Malaysia
          Family with young children
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in June 2019

          Great experience!”

          Pro - Value for money, great location, my kids happy Con - Need maintenance and some renovation.

          Reviewed June 15, 2019

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          10.0
          Exceptional
          Che from Malaysia
          Group
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in February 2020

          Exceptional”

          btw best lepak sini..relax....tapi mlm seram sikit la...lapmpu x byk sgt

          Reviewed February 12, 2020

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          10.0
          Exceptional
          WAN from Malaysia
          Family with young children
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in July 2019

          murah dan selesa”

          great for the paid price

          Reviewed August 05, 2019

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          9.2
          Exceptional
          Nurul
          Group
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in April 2019

          Beyond my expectation ”

          Just need improved environment maintenance. The room was clean and nice view also the location was good to see sunrise. Maybe i should come back again with my friend.

          Reviewed April 16, 2019

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          10.0
          Exceptional
          Che from Malaysia
          Group
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in February 2020

          Exceptional”

          bilik bersih...aircond sejuk giler...luas pon luas bilik....

          Reviewed February 12, 2020

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          8.8
          Excellent
          Mas from Australia
          Solo traveler
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in April 2019

          It was great”

          The resort is a bit creepy due to lack of maintenance for the buildings appearance, lack of staffs too. Even the restaurant for the resort are not even open and they dont apparently tidy things up that much. But the room was fine, the tv is fine, the bed, the aircond, the balcony, the fridge, all the rooms were occupied with iron and iron board. The swimming pool need lifeguard and staff and neither of them are present at the resort thus your safety is at your own risk. Its very close to the beach incase you wanna catch sunset or sunrise. But the location a bit far from the city, around 20-30 mins

          Reviewed May 05, 2019

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          9.2
          Exceptional
          Nur from Malaysia
          Couple
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in July 2019

          Amazing.”

          An amazing resort with beach access right behind it. Was the only two people staying there that time but was ecstatic to have the whole resort to ourselves. Wish more people would come stay here. Definitely will come again.

          Reviewed July 24, 2019

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          10.0
          Exceptional
          Che from Malaysia
          Group
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in February 2020

          Exceptional”

          ok la so farr...

          Reviewed February 12, 2020

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          9.2
          Exceptional
          Haleez from Malaysia
          Business traveler
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 2 nights in July 2019

          Nice and decent ”

          Pros: tranquility, peaceful and worth for the value Cons: no cafe

          Reviewed July 10, 2019

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          8.8
          Excellent
          zuraimiafandi from Malaysia
          Family with teens
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in September 2019

          Nice hotel”

          Spacios room, nice pool ,clean bathroom and near to the beach.

          Reviewed September 04, 2019

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          8.0
          Excellent
          Nor from Malaysia
          Business traveler
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in May 2019

          worth for cheap budget vacay”

          Pros: Cheap with a large room enough to accomodate 4-5 adults Have balcony to a sea view Have pool Large TV, functioning air cond & hot water Neat & Large bed Can check in early and check out late (i'm checked out at 2 PM) Not so friendly staff but a helpfull one Cons: It is very2 dark at night especially at the parking lot - scary There is old building by the pool..many of the stuff is not maintain well The cleanliness is so-so, there were several dead bugs here and there...but it was not critical (the bed was clean though) Old stuff like aircond, lamp, furniture..but functioning But i think the major problem is it is scary at night due to the lack of lighting...but hey, it is worth for 76 ringgit!

          Reviewed May 09, 2019

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          8.4
          Excellent
          mahani
          Family with young children
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in June 2019

          If you want a place for escape, This the one.”

          Near to the beach, dan perkampungan nelayan. Boleh tengok sunrise in the morning. Dekat dengan kedai keropok lekor.

          Reviewed July 01, 2019

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          8.0
          Excellent
          Noorulhudah from Malaysia
          Couple
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 3 nights in December 2019

          Nice room with a great sea view.. Love the atmosphere”

          Was kind of sceptical upon arrival to the resort. Surprisingly, the room was well kept & the pool was swimable. The resort do need major uplifting. It will be great if the owner could bring it back to its former glories. Housekeeping staffs were very pleasant. Kudos to them for making my stay worthwhile.

          Reviewed January 01, 2020

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          8.4
          Excellent
          Mohamed from Malaysia
          Family with young children
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 2 nights in March 2019

          Good Facilities”

          The best medium range resort with good facilities i ever booked with my family

          Reviewed December 17, 2019

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          7.6
          Very good
          nurhaidah from Malaysia
          Couple
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 2 nights in April 2019

          Worth to stay 😘”

          It was a good place to stay for those looking for a quite place. Location is OK if you want to go to Teluk Ketapang around 15mins drive. This hotel have their own beach, you can swim as well and they have a pool for children to swim snd play. Gym - old equipment but i believe a few of them still can be used. Environment - OK. They have a good seaview, pools and othes but maybe because of management, its not well maintaince. And i really hope they wil change it so that this place will be an attaction place soon.

          Reviewed April 26, 2019

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          7.2
          Very good
          Che from Malaysia
          Family with young children
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in March 2019

          Its beyond expectation!”

          With that amount of money I paid (rm80 for deluxe room) I really didnt expect much at first... But when I reached the place... Its beach with million dollar view took my breath away... However it still have few drawbacks n potential at the same time. Pros Beautiful beach view (only sunrise no sunset) Large swimming pool with different stages Beautiful built resort with beach n traditional character I like the fact that it has glassed balcony Not that dark as i expected before (since i have read bad review about this resort before check in) -- i think the management already taken their action for the feedback.💛 Cons The cleanliness still can be improved Not many staff around and its hard to get help from them Receiptionist not friendly Equipment at the gym not well maintained Pool a bit dirty I guess this is all due to lack of staff... Overall the place has the potential only if the management pay more attention to handle n maintain it properly... It will spark its shine later!🌹

          Reviewed March 29, 2019

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          Thank you for taking time to review our property, and apology if any of the cleanliness issues impacted your stay. I will pass your comments to the related departments and management, and take action to improve the issue you mentioned. Once again thank you for staying with us, hope to see you again in future.

          Responded March 29, 2019
          Gem Beach Resort
          7.6
          Very good
          Engku from Malaysia
          Family with young children
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in January 2020

          Worth money! ”

          Spooky! Yet, I like it very much. Happened to stay in pandemic years. There is not much tourist/ visitors , with a lot of rooms left unoccupied, just me and family. Stay there for 1 night . Everything awesome. Some reviews may help, some just not. Just get yourself experienced. For those who want a space of calmness , this is the best choice!

          Reviewed June 12, 2022

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          7.6
          Very good
          Alif from Malaysia
          Couple
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 1 night in September 2019

          The room provided is value for money,nice and comfortable...second floor room sea view is awesome..”

          Unfortunately my bath room there is no hot water and the air conditioning is quite frustrated..hope u guys take note..i will visit again.tq

          Reviewed September 09, 2019

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          8.4
          Excellent
          amran from Malaysia
          Business traveler
          Sea View Rooms
          Stayed 2 nights in April 2019

          Excellent”

          need to upgrade surrounding area look old and creepy.

          Reviewed April 27, 2019

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